BMW XM vs Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Should you buy BMW XM or Mercedes-Benz S-Class? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. BMW XM price starts at Rs 2.60 Cr ex-showroom for xDrive (Petrol) and Mercedes-Benz S-Class price starts Rs 1.71 Cr ex-showroom for S 350d (Diesel). XM has 4395 cc (Petrol top model) engine, while S-Class has 2999 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the XM has a mileage of 11.29 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the S-Class has a mileage of - (Petrol top model).

XM Vs S-Class

Key HighlightsBMW XMMercedes-Benz S-Class
On Road PriceRs.2,98,91,845*Rs.2,11,62,771*
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol
Engine(cc)43952999
TransmissionAutomaticAutomatic
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BMW XM vs Mercedes-Benz S-Class Comparison

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        BMW XM
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            Mercedes-Benz S-Class
            Mercedes-Benz S-Class
            Rs1.84 Cr*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.2,98,91,845*
          Rs.2,11,62,771*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.5,68,962/month
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          Rs.4,02,816/month
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          Insurance
          Rs.10,31,845
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          Engine & Transmission
          Engine Type
          Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
          EngineType
          M256 engine
          Displacement (cc)
          The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
          4395
          2999
          No. of Cylinders
          ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          643.69bhp@5400-7200rpm
          362.07bhp@5500-6100rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          800Nm@1600-5000rpm
          500Nm@1600-4500rpm
          Valves Per Cylinder
          Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
          4
          4
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Automatic
          Gear Box
          8-Speed
          9-speed 9G-Tronic AT
          Mild HybridYes
          -
          Drive Type
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Petrol
          Petrol
          Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
          11.29
          -
          Mileage WLTP (kmpl)
          61.9
          -
          Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
          -
          76
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI 2.0
          Top Speed (kmph)
          270
          250
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          Adaptive M Suspension
          AIRMATIC suspension
          Rear Suspension
          Adaptive M Suspension
          air suspension
          Steering Type
          Electric
          Electric
          Steering Column
          -
          tilt and telescopic
          Steering Gear Type
          -
          Rack&Pinion
          Front Brake Type
          ventilated Disc
          -
          Rear Brake Type
          ventilated Disc
          -
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          270
          250
          0-100kmph (Seconds)
          4.3
          5.1
          Tyre Type
          Radial, Tubeless
          Tubeless, Radial
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          5155
          5289
          Width (mm)
          The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
          2000
          2109
          Height (mm)
          The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
          1745
          1503
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
          2651
          2850
          Kerb Weight (kg)
          It is the weight of just a car, including fluids such as engine oil, coolant and brake fluid, combined with a fuel tank that is filled to 90 percent capacity.
          2785
          1980
          Rear Headroom (mm)
          Rear headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the center of the rear seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point
          -
          1003
          verified
          Rear Legroom (mm)
          Rear legroom in a car is the distance between the front seat backrests and the rear seat backrests. The more legroom the more comfortable the seats.
          -
          360
          Front Headroom (mm)
          Front headroom in a car is the vertical distance between the centre of the front seat cushion and the roof of the car, measured at the tallest point. Important for taller occupants. More is again better
          -
          1009
          verified
          Front Legroom (mm)
          The distance from the front footwell to the base of the front seatback. More leg room means more comfort for front passengers
          -
          279
          verified
          Front Shoulder Room (mm)
          The front shoulder room of a car is the distance between the left and right side of the cabin where your shoulder will touch. Wider cars are more comfortable for large passengers
          -
          1592
          verified
          Rear Shoulder Room (mm)
          The rear shoulder room of a car is the distance between the left and right side of the cabin where your shoulder will touch. Wider cars are more comfortable and can seat three passengers (If applicable) better.
          -
          1582
          verified
          Seating Capacity
          7
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          390
          550
          No. of Doors
          5
          4
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power SteeringYesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Power BootYesYes
          Automatic Climate Control
          4 Zone
          Yes
          Air Quality ControlYesYes
          Remote Trunk Opener
          Some cars have buttons on the key to unlock only the trunk/boot of the car without unlocking any of the doors.
          YesYes
          Remote Engine Start/Stop
          -
          Yes
          Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
          Accessory Power OutletYesYes
          Trunk Light
          -
          Yes
          Remote Horn & Light Control
          -
          Yes
          Vanity Mirror
          -
          Yes
          Rear Reading LampYesYes
          Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
          Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
          Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYes
          Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYesYes
          Cup Holders FrontYesYes
          Cup Holders RearYesYes
          Rear AC Vents
          -
          Yes
          Heated Seats FrontYesYes
          Heated Seats Rear
          -
          Yes
          Seat Lumbar SupportYesYes
          Active Noise Cancellation
          -
          Yes
          Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
          Cruise ControlYesYes
          Parking Sensors
          Rear
          Front & Rear
          Navigation SystemYesYes
          Find My Car Location
          -
          Yes
          Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
          -
          Yes
          Foldable Rear Seat
          40:20:40 Split
          -
          Smart Access Card EntryYes
          Optional
          Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
          Glove Box Cooling
          -
          Yes
          Bottle Holder
          Front & Rear Door
          Front & Rear Door
          Voice CommandYesYes
          Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesYesYes
          USB Charger
          Front
          Front & Rear
          Steering Mounted Tripmeter
          -
          Yes
          Central Console Armrest
          With Storage
          Yes
          Tailgate AjarYesYes
          Hands-Free Tailgate
          -
          Yes
          Gear Shift IndicatorNoNo
          Rear CurtainNoNo
          Luggage Hook And NetNoNo
          Battery SaverYes
          -
          Lane Change Indicator
          -
          Yes
          Massage Seats
          Front
          Front & Rear
          Memory Function Seats
          Front
          Front & Rear
          Drive Modes
          3
          4
          Air ConditionerYesYes
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable SteeringYesYes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Ventilated SeatsYesYes
          Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          Front
          Front & Rear
          Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
          Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesYes
          Interior
          Tachometer
          A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
          YesYes
          Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
          Leather SeatsYesYes
          Fabric Upholstery
          -
          Optional
          Leather Steering WheelYesYes
          Leather Wrap Gear Shift Selector
          -
          Yes
          Glove Compartment
          It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
          YesYes
          Digital Clock
          Refers to a display that shows the current time in a digital (numerical) format.
          YesYes
          Outside Temperature Display
          -
          Yes
          Cigarette Lighter
          -
          Optional
          Digital OdometerYesYes
          Driving Experience Control Eco
          -
          Yes
          Folding Table In The Rear
          Refers to a fold-out table tray attached either to the back of the front seats or in the central section of the rear seats.
          -
          Optional
          Dual Tone Dashboard
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          M-specific Servotronic Steering with Variable Ratio, Ambient light with 6 pre-defined selectable light designs in various colours with contour and mood lighting, Door sill with illuminated M logo lettering on the front and back, M Seat Belts, M Selector Lever, Floor mats in velour, Frameless interior mirror, Multifunction M leather steering wheel with drive logic buttons, Sculptural headlining in 3D Alcantara prism structure with ambient lighting, BMW Individual instrument panel finished in Leather, BMW Iconic Sounds Electric, Center armrest in the rear (foldable, with 2 cup holders, for 2nd row of seats), BMW ID, BMW Live Cockpit Professional (Widescreen Curved Display, Fully Digital 12.3” Instrument Display, High-resolution (1920x720 pixels) 14.9” Control Display, BMW Operating System 7.0 with variable configurable widgets, Navigation Function with 3D maps, Touch Functionality, iDrive Controller), Augmented View in touch display, Three-point seat belts at all seats, M interior trim finishers ‘Carbon Fibre’, Seats in BMW Individual leather ‘Merino’ with exclusive contents | Deep Lagoon, including (Comfort Cushions for outers rear seats backrest in Alcantara | Deep Lagoon, BMW Individual instrument panel finished in Walknappa Vintage Coffee leather), Seats in BMW Individual leather ‘Merino’ with exclusive contents | Silverstone, including (Comfort Cushions for outers rear seats backrest in Alcantara | Silverstone, BMW Individual instrument panel finished in Walknappa Vintage Coffee leather), Seats in BMW Individual leather ‘Merino’ | Sakhir Orange, including (Comfort Cushions for outers rear seats backrest in Alcantara | Black, BMW Individual instrument panel finished in Walknappa Black leather), Seats in BMW Individual leather ‘Merino’ | Black, including (BMW Individual instrument panel finished in Walknappa Black leather)
          Designer belt buckles in front and rear, Sun Protection package, Double sunblind, Illuminated door sill, Ambient lighting with projection of brand logo, Ambient lighting in 64 colors, Upholstery in Black, Sienna Brown or Macchiato Beige, Trim in Decorative elements wood poplar anthracite open-pore,
          Exterior
          Available ColorsMineral White MetallicCape York Green MetallicCarbon Black MetallicToronto RedDravit Grey MetallicMarina Bay Blue MetallicBlack Sapphire Metallic+2 MoreXM ColorsSelenite GreyDesigno Diamond White BrightHigh Tech SilverOnyx BlackGraphite GreyS-Class Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
          Fog Lights Front
          Front fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's front bumper. They are designed to improve visibility in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          -
          Yes
          Fog Lights Rear
          Rear fog lights are lights placed near the lower half of a car's rear bumper. Unlike front fog lights, rear fog lights are designed to ensure cars driving behind you can see you better in bad weather conditions such as fog or heavy rains.
          -
          Yes
          Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
          Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
          YesYes
          Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View Mirror
          Manually adjustable exterior rear view mirrors refer to stick-like controls inside the car that are used to adjust the angle of the exterior rear view mirrors.
          -
          No
          Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
          It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
          YesYes
          Rain Sensing Wiper
          It refers to a water/moisture sensor that automatically starts the wiper when it rains or water is splashed onto the car's windshield. It is a feature that aids both convenience and safety.
          -
          Yes
          Rear Window Wiper
          It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
          -
          Yes
          Rear Window Washer
          It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
          -
          Yes
          Rear Window Defogger
          Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
          -
          Yes
          Wheel Covers
          -
          No
          Alloy Wheels
          Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Power Antenna
          -
          No
          Tinted Glass
          Tinted glass refers to a coating or film applied to a car's glass area that either reflects heat from entering the cabin or improves privacy for those inside the car by reducing visibility from outside, or both.
          Yes
          -
          Rear Spoiler
          A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
          Yes
          -
          Sun Roof
          A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
          YesYes
          Moon RoofYesYes
          Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
          It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
          -
          Yes
          Integrated AntennaYesYes
          Chrome Grille
          It refers to a shiny silver finish on the grille of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Chrome Garnish
          Chrome garnish is a chrome strip or panel applied to certain parts of the car to make them look brighter or flashier.
          -
          Yes
          Dual Tone Body Colour
          Cars with dual-tone body colours have two paint colours applied, usually where one colour is used heavily while the other is a contrast applied only to parts like the roof and outside mirrors.
          -
          Optional
          Cornering Headlamps
          Cornering headlamps either refer to headlights that turn slightly with your steering input or a secondary light within the headlight cluster that switches on when your steering is turned. Like cornering fog lamps, this feature improves visibility while turning.
          -
          Yes
          Cornering Foglamps
          Cars with this feature will automatically switch on their fog lamps when the steering is turned, to improve visibility at the front corners of the car.
          -
          Yes
          Lighting
          -
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps,LED Light Guides,LED Fog Lights,Cornering Fog lights
          Trunk Opener
          -
          Smart
          Heated Wing Mirror
          Heated wing mirrors can also be called mirror defoggers. As the name says, using heat, the outside rear view mirrors can be cleared from fogging up during cold/rainy weather, improving rearward visibility and safety.
          -
          Yes
          LED DRLs
          LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
          YesYes
          LED Headlights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
          YesYes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          YesYes
          LED Fog Lamps
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the fog lamp. A fog lamp is placed low on the bumper to help illuminate the road and surrounding area enhancing safety in foggy/rainy conditions.
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          M Sport Exhaust System with four exhaust tailpipes, M Sport Differential, M high-gloss Shadowline with extended contents(Two-part radiator grille frame in Black High Gloss, Horizontal radiator grille struts in Black High Gloss, Exterior and central air inlets in front bumper in Black High Gloss,Prism optics door handle insert in Black High Gloss, Rear diffuser in Black High Gloss, Wheel well covers and claddings in Black High Gloss, Roof trim strips in Black High Gloss), Adaptive LED Headlights including High-beam assistant(Accent lighting with turn indicators, low and high-beam in LED Technology, Hexagonally shaped daytime running lights and two-part LED tail lights, High-beam assistance), Illuminated BMW kidney grille ‘Iconic Glow’(BMW radiator grille with contour lighting, Active when the vehicle is at rest and while driving, XM badge in left side radiator grille, Tailgate without BMW logo, 2 lasered BMW logos in upper left and right of rear window), M light-alloy wheels double spoke style 922 M Bicolour with mixed tyres
          KEYLESS-GO with seamless flush door handles, DIGITAL LIGHT ( MULTIBEAM LED: including city light, motorway light and motorway , cornering light, junction light, roundabout light , bad weather light and the ULTRA RANGE high beam ), Panoramic sliding sunroof, Radiator trim with chrome edging and three horizontal cross struts in chrome with inlays in black high-gloss, Front apron, side skirts and rear apron with chrome inserts, Chrome tailpipe trims integrated into the rear apron, 19 inch light alloy wheels in a multi-double spoke design,
          Automatic Driving Lights
          Car headlamps automatically turn on in low light conditions, and switch off in bright conditions.
          -
          Yes
          Tyre Type
          Radial, Tubeless
          Tubeless, Radial
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
          Brake AssistYesYes
          Central LockingYesYes
          Child Safety LocksYesYes
          Anti Theft AlarmYesYes
          No. of Airbags
          6
          10
          Driver AirbagYesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYesYes
          Side Airbag RearNoYes
          Day Night Rear View MirrorYesYes
          Xenon Headlamps
          -
          No
          Seat Belt WarningYesYes
          Door Ajar WarningYesYes
          Traction Control
          -
          Yes
          Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
          Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
          Electronic Stability Control
          -
          Yes
          Advance Safety Features
          Head airbags front and rear, Cruise control with braking function, M Sport Brakes with brake callipers in Black, Rain sensor and automatic driving lights, Park Distance Control (PDC), front and rear,Parking Assistant Plus including (Surround View Camera, Reversing Assistant, Remote 3D View), Driving Assistant, Anti Theft Recorder, Brake Energy Regeneration, Active Protection, Attentivess Assistant,BMW Condition Based Service (Intelligent maintenance system), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Dynamic Stability Control (DSC), Acoustic protection for pedestrians, Electric parking brake with auto hold function, Nanofilter, Warning triangle with first-aid kit, Crash sensor and Dynamic braking lights, Tyre Repair Kit, Integral Active Steering including rear-wheel steering
          Parking Package with 360-degree camera, Active parking assistant with PARKTRONIC, Pedestrian protection with active bonnet - more protection for pedestrians, PRE-SAFE, Tire pressure monitoring system, Driving Assistance package, Active distance assistant DISTRONIC, Car-to-X Counication (warned by marking on the navigation map, )
          Anti Theft Device
          -
          Yes
          Speed AlertYesYes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
          Knee Airbags
          -
          Driver
          Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
          Heads Up DisplayYesYes
          Sos Emergency Assistance
          -
          Yes
          Blind Spot Monitor
          -
          Yes
          Lane Watch Camera
          -
          Yes
          Geo Fence Alert
          -
          Yes
          Hill Descent Control
          -
          Yes
          Hill Assist
          -
          Yes
          Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
          -
          Yes
          360 View Camera
          -
          Yes
          Global NCAP Safety Rating
          -
          5 Star
          Entertainment & Communication
          Cd Player
          -
          No
          Cd Changer
          -
          Yes
          Dvd Player
          -
          No
          RadioYesYes
          Audio System Remote Control
          -
          Yes
          Mirror Link
          -
          Yes
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Integrated 2DIN AudioYesYes
          Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
          USB And Auxiliary InputYesYes
          Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
          Wifi Connectivity
          -
          Yes
          Compass
          -
          Yes
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          14.9
          12.8
          Connectivity
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Mirror Link
          Android AutoYesYes
          Apple Car PlayYesYes
          Internal Storage
          -
          Yes
          No. of Speakers
          20
          31
          Rear Entertainment System
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          Wireless Smartphone Integration, BMW Head-Up Display with M specific view, Travel and Comfort System (2x USB Type C charging with 3 A in backrests of 1st row of seats, 2x preparations for multifunction bracket in backrests of 1st seat row), Bowers & Wilkins Diamond surround sound system (Surround audio system with studio-quality acoustic technologies, 3D audio via headliner loudspeaker, 20 loudspeakers, 1475 W power, - Illuminated elements )
          USB package Plus, OLED central display (12.8 inch), Natural voice control, Touch control concept, Wireless charging system in the front, Wireless charging system for mobile devices in the rear, Burmester® 3D surround sound system, Sound personalization, Wireless Smartphone Integration, Fingerprint scanner, MBUX Entertainment MBUX Navigation MBUX High-End Rear Seat Entertainment System ( 2-high-resolution 11.6-inch displays) MBUX rear tablet use Like a remote control, can access MBUX multimedia system for example and control comfort equipment. With the full-fledged 7-inch tablet you can also use the internet or Android apps. The features of the tablet: 1. WiFi-enabled tablet with 7-inch high-resolution display (1280 x 800 pixels) Headphone connection via Bluetooth or 3.5 audio jack. Docking station with charging function in the centre armrest 2. MBUX remote control of the central display. 3. Direct access to available equipment: MBUX multimedia system with media Display of the distance to the set destination incl. arrival time Rear compartment air conditioning system, in conj. with THERMOTRONIC automatic climate control in the rear or seat climate control in the rear Seat massage, in conj. with Rear Seat Comfort Package 4. Ambient lighting. Change from MBUX to Android mode with: Web browser Android apps 5. Mirroring of the rear displays incl. depiction of navigation, in conj. with MBUX High-End Rear Seat Entertainment System The tablet can also be used as a standalone android tablet as well. Additional Mercedes me connect features (Alexa Home and Google Home Integration with Mercedes me connect) Parking location POIs (Points of Interest) Mercedes me Geo-fencing, Windows/sunroof open close from App, Vehicle Finder (enables horn and light flashing), Mercedes me Service app: Your digital assistant , Vehicle Monitoring, Vehicle Set-Up, Navigation Connectivity package, Mercedes-Benz emergency call system
          SubwooferNoNo
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          BMW XM price starts at Rs 2.60 Cr & Mercedes-Benz S-Class price starts at Rs 1.71 Cr in New Delhi. Mercedes-Benz S-Class is cheaper between these two cars.
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